No Snow, But Cold Prevails
125 Years Ago
January 14, 2021
Herald of Jan. 9, 1896
The jingle of the sleigh bell had not yet been heard, but the coal man was reported to be “just as happy as he can be.”
Martinsburg young men returning to college were Arthur Bloom to Dickinson, J.E. Clapper to State College and A.R. Haney and C.A. Everhart to Mercersburg. Miss Emma Nicodemus returned to Wilson College in Chambersburg.
A Pennsylvania Railroad firefighter was killed when a wall fell on him during a fire in Altoona that destroyed the Central Hotel and a brick building next to it at the corner of 10th Avenue and 11th Street.
P.H. Bridenbaugh was re-e...